About Us

This site is owned and maintained by Fritz Hofmann (Kastl, Germany) and Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold (Brunswick, Maine, USA), who are responsible for its content.


Fritz Hofmann, Peter Hofmann’s younger brother, was born in 1948 and raised in Darmstadt, went on to study percussion and perform in Heeresmusikkorps during his military service. He subsequently worked in Paris for two years in a prestigious artists’ agency, where he learned the music business. In 1980 he assumed the reigns as exclusive manager of his brother career, and for the next twenty years he traveled with Peter Hofmann, sharing adventures on and offstage.  Fritz Hofmann maintains the archives of his brother’s career and has created and curates a memorial museum to Peter Hofmann, the Peter Hofmann Room at the Stadtbibliothek in Kemnath.


Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold is a journalist, author, and arts critic, whose works have appeared for the last three decades in international arts publications.  Her book, We Need a Hero! Heldentenors from Wagner’s Time to the Present (1989 Weiala Press) remains a major resource text for the study of the heroic singer.

CONTACT US at fritzhofmann123@aol.com or carlamariaasullwold@mac.com


All content belongs to the respective owners and is credited when possible. Please contact us if you have any questions, comments, or concerns.

All uncredited content is copyright of the webmaster, as it has been written exclusively for this site.

Other content on the site – including biographies, quotes, and media files – is copyright the original owner and is credited when possible. They are posted under the Fair Use Copyright Law, Section 107 and hosted on this site for educational and research use. If you hold the rights to any particular content on the site and wish to have it removed, please contact us, and we will see that your demands are met.


2 thoughts on “About Us

  1. Hi Fans! Dear Fritz! My Compliment – Very good Web-Site! (Sorry for my bad English)
    Greetings to all Fans: Arno Stahl, 95506 Kastl

  2. Hallo Herr Hofmann,
    ich bin ein großer Fan Ihres Bruders.
    Nur ist mein Englisch nicht das Beste. Ist eine Homepage
    in deutsch angedacht?
    Christian Beier

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